Places of Hamilton County

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Alabama Furniture Company, 912 Market Street - 1950s

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The Battle of Lookout Mountain
Submitted by June Cooper

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Broadstreet in Chattanooga, Before Extension

Burns Farmhouse. Greenwood Road, Harrison, TN
Submitted by Phebe Morgan phebem@comcast.net

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Cameron Hill, Chattanooga 1888

Chattanooga, Tennessee - Aerial View 
Submitted by Linda Coulter, Chattanooga, TN

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Chattanooga - 1863

Chattanooga Outskirts - 1865
Submitted by Phebe Morgan

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Chickamauga Dam Construction - 1938
Submitted by Becky Thomas

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City Auditorium, Chattanooga  First city auditorium on East 9th Street, between Lindsay & Georgia Ave. Destroyed by fire, 6/19/1916

Civil War Military Bridge At Chattanooga 1863
Submitted by Linda Coulter - Chattanooga, TN

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A Bird's Eye View of Chattanooga - 1871
Courtesy of James Douthat and Mountain Press

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Chattanooga Municipal Building East Eleventh Street Erected in 1908

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Chattanooga Municipal Building Georgia Ave & Market Square. Was called the Market House and  converted into City Hall. Used until 1908.

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Chattanooga 1886 Population 30,000
Courtesy of James Douthat and Mountain Press

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Chattanooga City Hall Corner of 4th & Market Streets. Old military prison used during Civil War by both armies. Later used as City Hall & Police Headquarters.

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Chickamauga Boat Harbor - 1938
Submitted by Phebe Morgan

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Clift Home - Soddy, Tennessee

Confederate Prisoners at the Chattanooga Train Depot - Submitted by Phebe Morgan

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Craven House, Lookout Mountain, TN

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Crutchfield House, 9th & Broad Streets

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Douglas Home - Built by Rev. Hiram A. Douglas in 1851 on Snow Hill Road. Photo take in the mid 1930's. The house is still standing today.
Submitted by Phebe Morgan.

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Downtown Chattanooga 1930's Banner of radio station WAPO owned by Raymond Patterson.  Submitted by Gary P. Martin

First Baptist Church of Chattanooga - 1929
Submitted by Karon Anderson - Miami, FL

First Baptist Church of Chattanooga - 1940
Submitted by Karon Anderson - Miami, FL

Hamilton County Courthouse 1890. This courthouse was struck by lightning in 1910 and burned to the ground. Submitted by Linda Coulter-Chattanooga, TN

Hamilton County Courthouse 1912 
Present day courthouse. Submitted by Linda Coulter-Chattanooga, TN

H. A. Haney Home - 1937
Submitted by Phebe Morgan

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Hardy Junior High School
Submitted by Fran Holden

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Headquarters of General Rosecrans During the Siege of Chattanooga, 1863

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Jumping Horse at Lake Winnepesaukah - 1939
Submitted by Gary P. Martin

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First Krystal Restaurant in Chattanooga
Submitted by Connie Baumann

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Lookout Hotel, Lookout Mountain built in 1929. 

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Lookout Mountain as seen from the Chattanooga National Cemetery. Courtesy of Jerry Stephens. JerryS4605@aol.com

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Lookout Mountain Inn  Destroyed by fire November 17, 1908

Lookout Valley Baptist Church Early 1940's
Submitted by Anne Wilson

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Lulu Falls - Lookout Mountain, Georgia
Submitted by Gloria Seymour

Elias P. Jones Meat Market 518 Gilmer (8th) Street, Chattanooga 1900's
Submitted by Gary P. Martin - Harrison, TN

Market Street, Chattanooga, TN 1909 
Submitted by Linda Coulter

Marks Meat Market, 9th Street, Chattanooga, Circa 1921
Submitted by William Sharp

Martin Block, Corner of Ninth & Market, Chattanooga, Late 1800's
Submitted by Gary P. Martin

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Moccasin Bend  Tennessee River from Point Park on Lookout Mountain.
Prior to Interstate 24. 

Monger Family Home - Rufus and Cleopatra B. Robeson Monger
Submitted by Phebe Morgan

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Montgomery Family Farm - Ooltewah, TN.
Submitted by Keith Ott

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North Chattanooga Post Office Circa 1930

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Ochs Memorial  In Point Park, Lookout Mountain

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Parade on Market Street, 1890

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Parker Home - St. Elmo Avenue, Chattanooga. Former homestead of Wiley Francis & Mary Elizabeth Fryar Parker. Photo courtesy of Ed Tankesley.

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Patterson Homestead

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Peerless Mills - Chattanooga c1940
Submitted by Martha Ladd

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Point Hotel On Lookout Mountain, later destroyed by fire.

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Point Park Entrance Lookout Mountain, built to resemble Army Corps of Engineers insignia.

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Pound Building 1944. TVA employees drawing overseas maps for the War Department. Bettye Jane Underwood second on right. Submitted by Gary Martin.

Home of Chief John Ross built in 1758
Submitted by Linda Coulter

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Red Bank City Hall Dedication 1967
Submitted by Dennis C. Wilson

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Red Bank Aerial View 1969
Submitted by Dennis C. Wilson

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Rex Ritchie Home - Located in Old Harrison prior to flooding for Lake Chickamauga.
Submitted by Phebe Morgan

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St. Elmo Spring Festival 1902 Walden's Ridge Float
 Submitted by Alma Webb

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Store of  Dr. William Augustus Shafer Whiteside Street, 1900
Submitted by Gloria Shafer Seymour

Arthur Tallant Family Home
Submitted by John W. Henson

Tallant School and Church
Submitted by John W. Henson

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Terminal Station Located on Market Street. Home of the Chattanooga Choo-Choo.

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Union Depot Built in 1882 on 9th Street (MLK). Demolished in early 1970s.

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Umbrella Rock, Lookout Mountain Fire Chiefs convention 1904

U. S. Cast Iron Pipe & Foundry - Pattern Department
Submitted by William A. Sharp

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Walden's Ridge and the "W" Road 1907
Submitted by Gloria Shafer Seymour

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Walnut Street, Downtown Chattanooga 1900s
Submitted by Alma Webb

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Walnut Street Bridge - Early 1900s
Submitted by Gary P. Martin

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Warner Park, 1930s
Lifeguard Paul Jones. Submitted by Gary P. Martin

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Yarnell House circa 1935
Submitted by Phebe Morgan

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